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  1. A Rohingya refugee walks at a refugee camp in Cox's Bazar

    UN agency, Bangladesh begin survey of Rohingya over return to Myanmar

    The United Nations' refugee agency and Bangladesh authorities on Tuesday started to consult more than 3,000 Rohingya refugees from Myanmar to ...
  2. An Afghan National Army (ANA) soldier stands during the Eid al-Adha festival

    Halt Afghan civilian casualties, UN says after report of 11 killed by government

    The United Nations said on Wednesday (Aug 14) it was gravely concerned about reports indicating 11 civilians had been killed in an Afghan security ...
  3. Hong Kong airport rally

    UN rights chief urges 'impartial' probe into Hong Kong violence

    The UN rights chief on Tuesday (Aug 13) voiced concern over force used against protesters during massive demonstrations in Hong Kong and called ...
  4. The car bomb in Benghazi went off as a UN convoy was passing through a commercial area, a security

    Rival Libya forces agree to UN-backed Eid truce

    Forces battling for control of Libya's capital agreed to a truce Saturday, on the eve of the Muslim festival of Eid Al-Adha, but a car bomb killed ...
  5. Police chase garments workers who have been protesting for higher wages at Ashulia, outskirt of Dha

    Bangladesh must investigate rife torture: UN rights body

    A UN human rights body called on Bangladeshi authorities on Friday (Aug 9) to investigate credible allegations that police and security forces ...
  6. The death chamber at the Georgia Diagnostic Prison in Jackson, Georgia

    US move to resume death penalty bucks trend: UN

  7. FILE PHOTO: IAEA Director General Amano addresses a news conference at the IAEA headquarters in Vie

    UN nuclear watchdog chief Amano dies aged 72

    UN nuclear watchdog chief Yukiya Amano has died, the International Atomic Energy Agency said on Monday (Jul 22), the day he had been expected to ...
  8. Hungary's Prime Minister Viktor Orban

    Hungary should move children from 'prison-like' transit zones: UN

  9. FILE PHOTO: IAEA Director General Amano addresses a news conference at the IAEA headquarters in Vie

    UN nuclear watchdog's chief plans to step down early: Diplomats

    U.N. nuclear watchdog chief Yukiya Amano plans to step down early, in March of next year, because of an unspecified illness that has visibly ...
  10. South Korea's National Intelligence Service chief Suh Hoon waits for arrival of Japan's P

    South Korea accuses Japan of 'lukewarm' stand on North Korea sanctions

    Relations between US allies South Korea and Japan deteriorated on Tuesday with South Korea questioning Japan's commitment to UN sanctions against ...